Friends, we’re getting a little Zoom-Screen-Facebooked out. For Good Friday, we’ve made this packet for you to enjoy a bit of at-home worship and reflection on your own. You can print it out and complete it, or just do part of it, or just look at the pretty pictures, whenever you like.
Additional Good Friday Worship Resources:
Of course, if you would still like to participate in a worship service for Good Friday, here are a few services with other churches who have something you can watch on a screen! Pastor Erin has found links for the following worship experiences, some to be watched anytime, and some streaming live at specific times.
Anytime (posted at 10 a.m.) A Good Friday Concert from Webster Groves Presbyterian Church. Online virtual concert – Shawn Portell, organist
Lent and Easter Choral Preludes from Orgelbuchlein, Johann Sebastian Bach, with slides of religious art by centuries of masters. Scroll to the bottom of this page on Friday, April 10th to view: https://wgpc.org/online-worship/.
Anytime (posted at 11:00 a.m.) Good Friday Worship Video from Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC. [We] will publish three short videos of sacred music and reflection. Use these videos as you like. You may watch them in succession, or view one at the start of each hour as you contemplate Jesus’ final hours. The videos will be posted here.
11:15 a.m. (Central Time, 12:15 p.m. Eastern) Good Friday Worship with the Presbyterian Church of Lawrenceville, NJ (this is the church Pastor Erin served with when she was in seminary). You’re invited to join us as we follow the narrative of Jesus’ betrayal, arrest, crucifixion and burial. Our service will include congregational singing, as well as, gospel and blues music… Click here to join the livestream on Facebook and click here to download a worship bulletin.
12:00 p.m. Good Friday Hymns At Home on Facebook Live with First Presbyterian Church of St. Louis (in UCity). As we mark Good Friday in our separate spaces, one thing that we can still do together is sing and reflect on verses from familiar hymns: “Were You There,” “When I Survey the Wondrous Cross,” and “What Wondrous Love Is This
6:00 p.m. Good Friday Worship livestream on Facebook with Westminster Presbyterian Church in Belleville, IL. Click here to go to the livestream.
7:00 p.m. Good Friday Worship on Facebook with Shepherd of the Lake Lutheran Church, Prior Lake, MN (this is the church where our past student pastor Rev. Korla Masters now serves). Click here to go to their Facebook page to join in worship.